Khashkandi Population - Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Khashkandi is a medium size village located in Rohru Tehsil of Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh with total 134 families residing. The Khashkandi village has population of 623 of which 304 are males while 319 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khashkandi village population of children with age 0-6 is 62 which makes up 9.95 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khashkandi village is 1049 which is higher than Himachal Pradesh state average of 972. Child Sex Ratio for the Khashkandi as per census is 1296, higher than Himachal Pradesh average of 909.

Khashkandi village has lower literacy rate compared to Himachal Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Khashkandi village was 70.59 % compared to 82.80 % of Himachal Pradesh. In Khashkandi Male literacy stands at 80.87 % while female literacy rate was 60.56 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Khashkandi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Khashkandi village.

Khashkandi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 134 - -
Population 623 304 319
Child (0-6) 62 27 35
Schedule Caste 240 114 126
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 70.59 % 80.87 % 60.56 %
Total Workers 393 186 207
Main Worker 389 - -
Marginal Worker 4 1 3

Caste Factor

In Khashkandi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.52 % of total population in Khashkandi village. The village Khashkandi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Khashkandi village out of total population, 393 were engaged in work activities. 98.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 393 workers engaged in Main Work, 206 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 52 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149